Collected Thoughts

November 2014
Fri 28  
Nov 2014
Neil Gaiman Reads Bad, Fake Neil Gaiman Stories

1 day ago

Fri 28  
Nov 2014
Want a New Idea? Be (a Little) Narcissistic.

1 day ago

Fri 28  
Nov 2014
Albert Camus: The Madness of Sincerity — 1997 Documentary Revisits the Philosopher’s Life & Work

1 day ago

Fri 28  
Nov 2014
Lynda Barry’s Wonderfully Illustrated Syllabus & Homework Assignments from Her UW-Madison Class, “The Unthinkable Mind”

1 day ago

Fri 28  
Nov 2014
Joanne Wilson: The Magic of Dreaming Big

1 day ago

Fri 28  
Nov 2014
Image of the Week: New homes for old laptops

1 day ago

Fri 28  
Nov 2014
Crash Course Big History: John Green Teaches Life, the Universe & Everything

1 day ago

Fri 28  
Nov 2014
In Praise of Melancholy and How It Enriches Our Capacity for Creativity

1 day ago

Fri 28  
Nov 2014
Great Children’s Books Celebrating Science

1 day ago

Fri 28  
Nov 2014
Why Clouds Stay Up in the Sky

1 day ago

Fri 28  
Nov 2014
16,000 Pages of Charles Darwin’s Writing on Evolution Now Digitized and Available Online

1 day ago

Thu 27  
Nov 2014
Thomas Pynchon’s Gravity’s Rainbow Finally Gets Released as an Audio Book

2 days ago

Thu 27  
Nov 2014
Use “Energy Buckets” to Avoid Burnout

2 days ago

Thu 27  
Nov 2014
PD James has died

2 days ago

Thu 27  
Nov 2014
120 Artists Pick Their Top 10 Films in the Criterion Collection

2 days ago

Thu 27  
Nov 2014
Oh My God! Winston Churchill Received the First Ever Letter Containing “O.M.G.” (1917)

2 days ago

Wed 26  
Nov 2014
Jonathan Glazer announced as new Screenwriting Fellow

3 days ago

Wed 26  
Nov 2014
Why We Should Give Video Cameras to the Homeless

3 days ago

Wed 26  
Nov 2014
Behold a Beautiful Archive of 10,000 Vintage Analog Cameras at Collection Appareils

3 days ago

Wed 26  
Nov 2014
Why “Giving” Is the Best Metric for Success

3 days ago

Wed 26  
Nov 2014
Watch Dragnet’s 1967 LSD Episode: #85 on TV Guide’s List of the Greatest Episodes of All Time

3 days ago

Wed 26  
Nov 2014
How Trashing Others Holds You Back

3 days ago

Wed 26  
Nov 2014
How to Get 90% of Your Work Done Before Lunch

3 days ago

Wed 26  
Nov 2014
PR to PM, not much of a stretch

3 days ago

Wed 26  
Nov 2014
Kierkegaard on the Individual vs. the Crowd, Why We Conform, and the Power of the Minority

3 days ago

Wed 26  
Nov 2014
Little Red Riding Hood, Reimagined in Unusual Die-Cut Illustrations

3 days ago

Wed 26  
Nov 2014
C.S. Lewis on Why We Read

3 days ago

Wed 26  
Nov 2014
Ferguson

3 days ago

Wed 26  
Nov 2014
Authentic =? Accepted

3 days ago

Tue 25  
Nov 2014
Why Quitting Is OK

4 days ago

Tue 25  
Nov 2014
Alternative impact: Can we track the impact of research outside of academia?

4 days ago

Tue 25  
Nov 2014
Thanksgiving dinner with Aunt Bertha: A quick way to find free holiday meals

4 days ago

Tue 25  
Nov 2014
TED gets the SNL treatment, a 3-D printed exoskeleton, and a look at the meaning of ‘yep’ versus ‘yup’

4 days ago

Tue 25  
Nov 2014
The other butterfly effect: A youth reporter finds out how monarchs fight their own parasites

4 days ago

Tue 25  
Nov 2014
Prosopagnosia – a Common Problem, Commonly Overlooked

4 days ago

Tue 25  
Nov 2014
WALL-E & Why You Should Embrace Creative Wandering

4 days ago

Tue 25  
Nov 2014
November 25, 1963: Leonard Bernstein’s Moving Tribute to JFK and His Timeless Wisdom on the Only True Antidote to Violence

4 days ago

Tue 25  
Nov 2014
Eating Delancey: A Love Letter to Jewish Food and Its Iconic New York Bastions

4 days ago

Tue 25  
Nov 2014
Maria Merian’s Butterflies: The Illustrated Story of How a 17th-Century Woman Forever Changed the Course of Science Through Art

4 days ago

Mon 24  
Nov 2014
Meet the family that’s translated 2,000 talks

5 days ago

Mon 24  
Nov 2014
A TEDGlobal friendship, straight from the Amazon: Mark Plotkin and Tashka Yawanawá

5 days ago

Mon 24  
Nov 2014
When Decision-Making Becomes Procrastination

5 days ago

Mon 24  
Nov 2014
The Lost Art of Free Time

5 days ago

Mon 24  
Nov 2014
In praise of the logos

5 days ago

Mon 24  
Nov 2014
Policy vs. Meta-Policy

5 days ago

Mon 24  
Nov 2014
Wellcome Trust Research Round-up: 24.11.14

5 days ago

Mon 24  
Nov 2014
Anne Lamott on Grief, Grace, and Gratitude

5 days ago

Sun 23  
Nov 2014
Sunday photoblogging: Oslo opera house

6 days ago

Sat 22  
Nov 2014
Hanson Loves Moose Caca

7 days ago

Sat 22  
Nov 2014
Scabs, Scantrons, and Strikes at the University of Oregon

7 days ago